Last month was Construction and Skilled Trades Month and we celebrated the over 229,000 workers who are employed in the construction sector.
There are currently $75 billion worth of construction projects underway in BC. This is a time of unprecedented growth in the construction sector, and a time of career opportunities in the skilled trades for everyone, including women and Indigenous groups.
There will be over 59,000 job openings in the construction sector by 2027. Increasing equity-seeking groups’ participation in the trades will help fill many of these jobRead more